Hokuba: Drawing of Men in Snow (Sold)
Artist: Teisai Hokuba
Title: Drawing of Men in Snow
Date: Ca. 1840s
Two men are walking in the snow, one with a closed umbrella, the other with an opened one. On the same sheet is depicted a kumosuke luggage carrier along a river, warming himself by a fire. The artist is also working out the humorous poetry for the images, here apparently a work in progress.
Dimensions: 327 x 238mm